Category: Workshops

October 22nd, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Here are the events happening around campus for the week of Oct. 23.

Mon., Oct. 23

College rep visits: PUB welcome desk
Mon., Oct. 23: 11am-1pm
College representatives from Grand Canyon University and University of Washington – Bothell will be on Shoreline’s campus to meet with interested students. Reps will discuss topics such as academic programs, campus life, financial aid, and admission procedures for their college. They can answer other questions students may have too.

Employer visit – Habitat for Humanity: PUB welcome desk
Mon., Oct. 23: 11am-1pm
Representatives from Habitat for Humanity will be on Shoreline’s campus to talk to students about employment opportunities with their organization.
From the employer: Habitat for Humanity is an organization founded on the conviction that every man, woman, and child should have a simple, durable place to live in dignity and safety, and that decent shelter in decent communities should be a matter of conscience and action for all.

Come discuss our exciting opportunities for students and recent graduates!

Wed., Oct. 25

Seattle GenR (IRC): PUB 9208
Wed., Oct. 25: 11:30am-12:30pm
GenR—short for Generation Rescue—is a group of young, influential humanitarians in Seattle who have joined forces with the International Rescue Committee (IRC) to help people survive conflict and disaster and rebuild their lives. Inspired, informed, and influential, GenR members support the IRC through advocacy, networking and fundraising activities. Speaker: Simon Walker, President of GenR Seattle

International Transfer Fair: PUB
Wed., Oct. 25: 2-4pm
Come talk to four-year college and university representatives who specialize in walking international students through the transfer process. Open to all students.

Board of Trustees Mtg.: Admin Bldg 1010M
Wed., Oct. 25: 4:30pm
The Board of Trustees will be holding its Regular Meeting at 4:30 PM. A Study Session is scheduled to precede the Regular Meeting at 3:00 PM.

Volleyball plays at home against Everett: Gym (3000 Bldg)
Wed., Oct. 25: 7-9pm
Come support our Phins at home against Everett. #GoPhins!

Thurs., Oct. 26

Automotive GST Info & Application Session: Bldg 2100, Rm 2120
Thurs., Oct. 26: 2-5pm
Learn professional automotive maintenance and repair techniques. Get info and apply to the three-quarter I-BEST General Service Technician program to learn professional automotive maintenance and repair techniques. To apply, attend this session and bring your driver’s license & a copy of your driving record.

How To Write a Great College Application Essay workshop: Room 1104
Thurs., Oct. 26: 3:15-4:45pm
Most 4-year colleges and universities require an essay as part of the transfer application. Come to this workshop and learn:
– the role of the college application essay,
– what to write and what not to write, and
– discuss samples.
Prerequisites: English 101 must be completed or in progress.

5 Ways of Paying for College: Off campus at the Shoreline Library
Thurs., Oct. 26: 6-7:30pm
Want to earn a Certificate, Associate’s Degree, or Bachelor’s Degree and don’t know how to pay for it?

Save time walking around campus or researching online by coming to the 5 Ways of Paying for College Panel. Hear from Financial Aid, Workforce Education, and Scholarship experts from Shoreline Community College as they share tips and tricks of paying for college. There will be a short presentation followed by a question and answer session.

Off campus at the Shoreline Library at 345 Northeast 175th Street, Shoreline, WA 98155.

Fri., Oct. 27

Shoreline Multicultural Night: Campus Theater (1600 bldg)
Fri., Oct. 27: 6-8:30pm
Community Resource Fair 6 –  7 p.m.
Enjoy dancing and music from 7-8:30 p.m.
-Baile Folklore Colibri Mexican Folk Dance
-Hula O Lehualani
-JHP Cultural & Diversity Legacy
-Kud Ljiljan Bosnian Dance
-Northside Step Team….and more!

Sat., Oct. 28

Soccer at home: Soccer field on north end of campus
Sat., Oct. 28: 12-4:15pm
Women’s and men’s soccer both play at home this Saturday against Whatcom. Women play at noon, men at 2:15pm. #GoPhins!

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October 17th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Transfer 102 is intended for second-year students who are ready to begin applying to transfer. Getting organized, where to start, refining the list, application systems, and more will be discussed!

Wed., Oct. 18 in the PUB (9000 bldg), rm 9208 from 3-4pm.

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October 16th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

STUDENTS, DIG IN!
Zak Helenske, the potter behind Slipware, the show currently in the Shoreline Community College art gallery (1000 bldg lobby), will lead students in a FREE ceramics workshop for students. The workshop is Oct. 20 & 21, 12-5 p.m. in the Visual Arts Building, Room #2065.

Reserve your spot by rsvp’ing to Claire Putney at: cputney@shoreline.edu

Zak Helenske is a potter who is interested in the development of form and the exploration of pattern, referencing architectural situations and social observations. He uses geometry as a language to communicate ideas of space, proximity, occupation, and structure.

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October 15th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Need help completing your Financial Aid Application? Come to a FAFSA Workshop. A Financial Aid advisor will be available to help you. The next workshop is Mon., Oct. 16, 2:30-4pm in the Workforce Education Computer Lab, FOSS 5101.

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October 15th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Here are the events happening around campus for the week of Oct. 16. 

Mon., Oct. 16

College Rep. Visit – Antioch University Seattle: Table in the PUB Lobby
Mon., Oct. 16: 11am-1pm
College representatives will be on Shoreline’s campus to meet with interested students. Reps will discuss topics such as academic programs, campus life, financial aid, and admission procedures for their college. They can answer other questions students may have too.

Employer of the day – Apt Advantage Property Management: Table in the PUB Lobby
Mon., Oct. 16: 11am-1pm
Message from the employer: Apartment Advantage Staffing is the West’s premier staffing agency specific to the apartment industry. Our well-established offices are expanding and we are seeking experienced and entry-level property management professionals interested in pursuing a rewarding career in the multi-family housing industry.

FAFSA Workshop: Workforce Ed Computer Lab, FOSS Building, Rm #5101 
Mon., Oct. 16: 2:30-4pm 
Need help completing your Financial Aid Application? Come to a FAFSA Workshop. A Financial Aid advisor will be available to help you.

Tues., Oct. 17

Applying to California Universities workshop: Room 1104
Tues., Oct. 17: 3-4pm
Interested in transferring to California? Come find out about the UC and Cal State systems, the requirements, and the application process!

Wed., Oct. 18

Ross University School of Medicine  presentation: PUB 9202
Wed., Oct. 18: 1:30-2:30pm
What is it like to attend Medical School? Curious about living in the Caribbean for two years? ROSS has 40 years experience training physicians and has clinical sites in the USA.

Transfer 102 workshop: PUB 9208
Wed., Oct. 18: 3-4pm
Transfer 102 is intended for second-year students who are ready to begin applying to transfer. Getting organized, where to start, refining the list, application systems, and more will be discussed!

Thurs., Oct. 19

Happy Hour with Mocktails: PUB Courtyard (inside 9208 if inclement weather)
Thurs., Oct. 19: 11:30am-1:30pm
The Counseling Center, in honor of National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week, will host Happy Hour outside in the main PUB courtyard (or inside in the PUB, 9208 if inclement weather), on Thursday, October 19 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm.

Students and employees are invited to enjoy FREE non-alcoholic beverages as well as receive information about how alcohol may impact our bodies and how we can drink more safely!

Additionally, officers from Shoreline Police Department will conduct field sobriety testing using vision impairment goggles.

Local Action/Global Impact: PUB 9208
Thurs., Oct. 19: 7-8:30pm
Speaker Marilyn Strickland, Mayor of Tacoma
The phrase “think global, act local” is a call to arms of local activists. It is probably most strongly associated with environmental issues, but has been applied as well in many other policy realms including trade, immigration, transportation, healthcare, and education. Mayor Marilyn Strickland argues that there has been a shift from national to local governments, such as Tacoma, in seeking progress on these issues.

Fri., Oct. 20

Students, Dig In – free ceramic workshop: Visual Arts Building, Room #2065
Fri., Oct. 20 & Sat., Oct. 21: 12-5pm
Zak Helenske, the potter behind Slipware, the current show in the Shoreline Community College art gallery (1000 bldg), will lead students in a free ceramics workshop. Reserve your spot by rsvp’ing to Claire Putney at: cputney@shoreline.edu

Zak Helenske is a potter who is interested in the development of form and the exploration of pattern, referencing architectural situations and social observations. He uses geometry as a language to communicate ideas of space, proximity, occupation, and structure.

Sat., Oct. 21

Shoreline Coop Preschool Carnival: PUB Main Dining Room
Sat., Oct. 21: 10am-2pm
Shoreline Cooperative Preschool is proud to be hosting our 30th Annual Halloween Carnival and Silent Auction!

Bring your kiddos in costume to enjoy games and entertainment designed for ages 1 to 8 and fun for the whole family. Free admission and carnival game tickets are only 4 for $1.

Join us at the silent auction this year to bid on goods and services from local restaurants, arts organizations, museums, sports teams, unique handmade arts and crafts, and priceless experiences! It is an indoor event, so come rain or shine!

Soccer at home: Soccer field on north end of campus
Sat., Oct. 21: 12-4:15pm
Women’s and men’s soccer play at home against Edmonds. Women play at noon, men take the field at 2:15pm. Come cheer on our Phins at home!

Zak Helenske Artist’s Reception – Slipware: 1000 Bldg. Lobby
Sat., Oct. 21: 5-7pm
MEET THE ARTIST! Reception for Zak Helenske, creator of the Slipware exhibit currently showing in the Shoreline Community College Art Gallery in the Building 1000 lobby.

Zak Helenske is a potter who is interested in the development of form and the exploration of pattern, referencing architectural situations and social observations. He uses geometry as a language to communicate ideas of space, proximity, occupation, and structure.

Pots are some of the objects that connect us across cultures and across time. Helenske is interested in the anti-monumental and challenged by the spatial balance between pottery, architecture, and community.

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October 9th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Shoreline Community College is pleased to be co-hosting Seattle Web Fest Fall in the main campus theater this Sat., Oct. 14. Get tickets for this fun event!


Seattle Web Fest Fall: Campus Theater (1600 Bldg)
Sat., Oct. 14: 12-4pm

12pm: Web Series Panel Hosted by TheFilmSchool: Positioning Your Web Series for Pickup
Industry executives give an insider look at how to market your web series to buyers. Featuring Tom Skerritt, Writer Director, Actor and Founder of theFilmSchool Seattle; Stacey Adams, Past Current Executive CBS Television on shows like Big Bang Theory and the CSI  franchise; and Diana Dotter, Producer of Feature Film, Television & Web Series and Executive Director of TheFilmSchool Seattle.

1pm: Best of Seattle Web Fest NEAR Screening Block

Featuring SWF Award-Winning Series from the Pacific Northwest including: Manic Pixie Dream Wife, Journey Quest, Phoenix Run, Capitol Hill, and Dynamo.

2:15pm: Speed Networking Event

Meet and Greet with show creators & industry professionals including brief presentations from TheFilmSchool, Shoreline Community College, and SIFF.

3pm: Best of Seattle Web Fest FAR Screening Block
Featuring SWF Award – Winning International Series including: Bertrand, Psychosomatic, High Road, Whatever Linda, Wimpole Street, and Wastelander Panda.

Tickets at Brown Paper Tickets.

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October 9th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Be sure to check out some of the great workshops happening around campus this week and next focused on helping transfer-bound students make a smooth transition to a four-year school.

Options in Nursing: Multiple Pathways to RN: PUB 9202
Tues., Oct. 10: 12:30-1:30pm
Are you intending to apply to a nursing program? Come learn about options in nursing professional training. At this session, we will cover:
•Nursing degree levels and titles
•Nursing programs in WA state
•Core nursing prerequisites
•Which degree plan to follow here at Shoreline
•Nursing related experience
•Other helpful transfer tips

Transfer 101: How to Find and Apply to Colleges & Universities: PUB 9202
Wed., Oct. 11: 12:30-1:30pm
Thinking about transferring to a 4-year university or college after you finish your degree here at Shoreline? Come learn the basics about transfer including choosing your school, timeline for transfer, and how to find the information you need.

Transfer 101: Focus on UW and out-of-state transfer: PUB 9208

Wed., Oct. 11: 3-4pm
Planning to transfer? This session is for first-year students who plan to transfer. There will be a special emphasis for transferring to the UW and out-of-state transfer.

Is UW Bothell your “FIT” School?: PUB 9202
Thurs., Oct. 12: 3-4pm
University of Washington Bothell, Mim Phillips, will be on campus to talk about why UWB may be your perfect FIT school!

Applying to California Universities: Room 1104
Tues., Oct. 17: 3-4pm
Interested in transferring to California? Come find out about the UC and Cal State systems, the requirements, and the application process!

Transfer 102: Ready to apply: PUB 9208
Wed., Oct. 18: 3-4pm
Transfer 102 is intended for second-year students who are ready to begin applying to transfer. Getting organized, where to start, refining the list, application systems, and more will be discussed.

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October 6th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

STUDENTS, DIG IN!
Zak Helenske, the potter behind Slipware, the show currently in the Shoreline Community College art gallery (1000 bldg lobby), will lead students in a FREE ceramics workshop for students. The workshop is Oct. 20 & 21, 12-5 p.m. in the Visual Arts Building, Room #2065.

Reserve your spot by rsvp’ing to Claire Putney at: cputney@shoreline.edu

Zak Helenske is a potter who is interested in the development of form and the exploration of pattern, referencing architectural situations and social observations. He uses geometry as a language to communicate ideas of space, proximity, occupation, and structure.

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October 6th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Here are the events happening around campus for the week of Oct. 9. Did you know it’s Transfer Week? Be sure to check out some of the great workshops happening around campus focused on helping transfer-bound students have a smooth transition to a four-year.

Mon., Oct. 9

College Rep. Visits: PUB Lobby
Mon., Oct. 9: 11am-1pm
College reps from Pacific Lutheran University and The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising will be on Shoreline’s campus to meet with interested students. Reps will discuss topics such as academic programs, campus life, financial aid, and admission procedures for their college. They can answer other questions students may have too.

UW Seattle Admission and Transfer Preparation Workshop: PUB 9202
Mon., Oct. 9: 12:30-1:30pm 
Interested in transfer to the University of Washington, Seattle? Come and learn about the admission process, best preparation, and how to connect with UW resources. This session is good for students with any number of credits, from very few to almost complete.

Tues., Oct. 10

Options in Nursing – Multiple Pathways to RN Info Session: PUB 9202
Tues., Oct. 10: 12:30-1:30pm
Are you intending to apply to a nursing program? Come learn about options in nursing professional training. At this session, we will cover:

•Nursing degree levels and titles
•Nursing programs in WA state
•Core nursing prerequisites
•Which degree plan to follow here at Shoreline
•Nursing related experience
•Other helpful transfer tips

Wed., Oct. 11

Japanese Culture Festival: PUB 9208
Wed., Oct. 11: 9:30am-noon
Drop by the Japanese Culture Festival in the PUB Quiet Dining Room (9208) on Wed., Oct. 11 from 9:30 – noon to try a Japanese game, make origami, try on beautiful clothing, and even see a dance performance.

This is a free event and the whole campus community is welcome. Come for a few minutes or stay for an hour! Sponsored by Shoreline Community College’s TRAJAL Hospitality Program students.

Transfer 101: How to Find and Apply to Colleges & Universities: PUB 9202
Wed., Oct. 11: 12:30-1:30pm
Thinking about transferring to a 4-year university or college after you finish your degree here at Shoreline? Come learn the basics about transfer including choosing your school, timeline for transfer, and how to find the information you need.

Soccer at home against Whatcom: Soccer field on north end of campus
Wed., Oct. 11: 2-6:15pm
Both women’s and men’s soccer play at home against Whatcom. Come on out to the soccer fields on the north end of campus and cheer on our Phins. Women play at 2pm, men take the field at 4:15pm. #GoPhins!

Thurs., Oct. 12

Orca sign up event: PUB Lobby
Thurs., Oct. 12: 10am-1pm
Save 50% every time you take the bus with an Orca LIFT card. Transfer the value on your current Orca card to a LIFT card to start saving. To sign up, bring your EBT card, unemployment award, DSHS award letter, Provider One card, or pay stubs to the Orca-to-Go cart in the PUB TODAY only!

Compassion, Culture, Education: PUB 9208
Thurs., Oct. 12: 12:30-1:30pm
Speaker: Rita Zawaideh, Founder, Salaam Cultural Museum/Syrian Medical Missions
Presented by the GAC: This unique non-profit organizes medical teams that travel to Syrian refugee camps in Jordan and Greece. They also collect clothing, furniture, household effects, and medical supplies for refugees in these camps, as well as those who have resettled in Washington State. The desire to help others transcends politics, religion, and sectarian tensions. Rita also has advice for those of us who want to help.

Fri., Oct. 13

Volleyball at home against Skagit Valley: Main Gym (#3000 Bldg) 
Fri., Oct. 13: 7-9pm
Women’s volleyball plays at home against Skagit Valley. Come on out to the gym and cheer our Phins on to victory. #GoPhins!

Addams Family Musical: Campus Theater (1600 Bldg)
Fri., Oct. 13: 7:30-10 pm
Sat., Oct. 14: 7:30-10 pm
Sun., Oct. 15: 3-5:30 pm
Shoreline Community College Musical Theater Program is proud to present The Addams Family – A New Musical Comedy playing in the main campus theater Oct. 13-15. Get tickets!

It’s a dismal day with the Addams family, and the abnormally ghoulish and gloomy atmosphere of the Addams’ family mansion is suddenly disrupted when outsiders come to dinner, hurling Gomez, Morticia, Wednesday, Pugsley, Uncle Fester, Grandmama, and Lurch headlong into a night that will change the family forever.

Tickets available at Brown Paper Tickets and at the door.

Sat., Oct. 14

Seattle Web Fest Fall: Campus Theater (1600 Bldg)
Sat., Oct. 14: 12-4pm
Shoreline is co-hosting Seattle Web Fest Fall.

12pm: Web Series Panel Hosted by TheFilmSchool: Positioning Your Web Series for Pickup
Industry executives give an insider look at how to market your web series to buyers. Featuring Tom Skerritt, Writer Director, Actor and Founder of theFilmSchool Seattle; Stacey Adams, Past Current Executive CBS Television on shows like Big Bang Theory and the CSI  franchise; and Diana Dotter, Producer of Feature Film, Television & Web Series and Executive Director of TheFilmSchool Seattle.

1pm: Best of Seattle Web Fest NEAR Screening Block
Featuring SWF Award-Winning Series from the Pacific Northwest including: Manic Pixie Dream Wife, Journey Quest, Phoenix Run, Capitol Hill, and Dynamo.

2:15pm: Speed Networking Event
Meet and Greet with show creators & industry professionals including brief presentations from TheFilmSchool, Shoreline Community College, and SIFF.

3PM: Best of Seattle Web Fest FAR Screening Block
Featuring SWF Award – Winning International Series including: Bertrand, Psychosomatic, High Road, Whatever Linda, Wimpole Street, and Wastelander Panda.

Tickets at Brown Paper Tickets.

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October 4th, 2017 by pio@shoreline.edu

Habits for Academic Success Workshop: PUB (9000 bldg) 9201
Thurs., Oct. 5: 12:30-1:30 pm
Come to this interactive workshop with Success Coach Carrie Bayless. Together you will use a quarterly calendar and your class syllabi to plan for a great quarter and establish good academic habits. You’ll leave with a plan for each week of fall quarter.

 

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